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Channels and Episodes

How do I download episodes?

Go to Channel Info, click the title of an episode and tap the downward arrow button to download it. To download multiple episodes at a time, please long press one episode, after it turns into grey, choose others, then click the download button on the top right corner of the page.

How do I comment on a channel or episode?

1) To comment on a channel: go to the "Channel Info" page, you’ll see a "Comments" button right under the "Subscribe" icon.
2) To comment on an episode: play an episode, and in the playback page, click on the "Comments" option to leave a comment.

How do I report inappropriate comments?

Castbox has a zero tolerance policy for inappropriate comments. If you see any, simply click on the "More" button next to the comment and select the "Report" option. The Castbox team will review any reported comment and remove offensive comments as soon as possible.

How can I see the description of an episode?

Click on any episode to access an episode-specific description. You can also add it to your favorites and playlist, download, and share it.

How do I play an episode?

Click on the play button at the right side of the episode.

How can I share channels and episodes I enjoy?

Simply select the episode or channel you would like to share, and click on the "Share" button to view sharing options.

Can I listen to downloaded episodes offline?

Yes, if you have already downloaded the episodes, they'll be available in your downloads even if you can't get WiFi. You can access your downloads by going to the "Library" page and clicking on "Downloads".

Can I suggest a channel to be added to Castbox?

Yes, if you know the name or link of the Channel you would like us to add, please email us (podcaster@castbox.fm) and we will try to add it for you.

Can I turn up the volume if the episode volume is too low?

Yes, you can increase the volume by clicking the adjustment button. The adjustment button looks like two uneven dotted lines and is located in the top right hand corner of the now playing page. Click the adjustment button, and check the "Volume boost" button.

Can I change the playback speed of the episode?

Yes, you can change the playback speed via the adjustment button. The adjustment button looks like two uneven dotted lines and is located in the top right-hand corner of your episode page. Click the adjustment button, and scroll the playback speed bar to set the playback speed.

Can I search an episode by title?

Yes, you can use the search bar (on the Discover/Search tab). You can also go directly to the channel page and click on the magnifying glass icon on the right hand side to search by title.

Can I search for audio books?

Yes. Enter the word "audiobooks" or "audiobook" in the search bar to access the "Audiobook" category. If you don't see what you're looking for, please send the titles to podcaster@castbox.fm, and we'll do our best to add them to our catalogue.

Can I filter podcast episodes as unplayed or downloaded?

Go to Channel Info, then click the "episode number" icon under the "EPISODES" icon, there you can filter the episodes as All, Unplayed or Downloaded.

Can I change the skip and rewind times?

Yes, please go to the "Now Playing" page and hold down the "10s" or "30s" button to access the option to select "5s", "10s", "15s", "20s" and "30s".